Winner: Xerox, for the Phaser 7500
The winner in this category put an awful lot into a package that can sit on a desktop or in a small corner of a workgroup. This product produces high-quality, crisp and clear prints, color or monochrome, at 35 pages per minute. It provides straightforward operations and management capabilities and incredible ease of use. Along the way, this company continues to be an innovator with functions like booklet printing and watermarking -- all for under $2,500.